According to a police report, the accident occurred at approximately 18:30 hrs when motor car – PRR 8181, driven by Attorney – at – Law, Keshia Chase struck down Leitch, who resided at Lot ‘C’ Enachu Street, Bel Air Park.
The police noted that the driver revealed that she was proceeding east at a normal rate of speed when she suddenly saw the pedestrian at the center of the road in front of her vehicle but because of the closeness, he was struck down.
The man was rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital where he died at 20:45 hrs whilst receiving treatment.
The body is presently at the Georgetown Public Hospital mortuary awaiting a post-mortem examination. The driver is in police custody assisting with the investigation.